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  3/21/2014, Adar Bet 19, 5774

Abbas Greets Iranian People, Hopes to Strengthen Ties

Palestinian Authority (PA) Chairman Mahmoud Abbas on Friday congratulated the Iranian people on the occasion of the Nowruz holiday, the Iranian new year, wishing them continued prosperity and progress.

Abbas took advantage of the opportunity to express his hopes that the ties between the PA and Iran could be strengthened.

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